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Game Of Applications: A Song Of Speed And Strategy
Lori MacVittie,
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As every company that's conquered a market knows, dominance is not just about capturing the crown -- it's about keeping it.
By Lori MacVittie , 10/30/2014
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Toromont Industries CIO: IT Job Hunt Tips For Beginners
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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Mike Cuddy, CIO of Toromont Industries, shares his advice for new and recent graduates pursuing IT careers.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/30/2014
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ConocoPhillips CIO: IT Job Hunt Tips For Beginners
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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Mike Pfister, CIO of ConocoPhillips, shares his advice for new and recent graduates pursuing IT careers.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/30/2014
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McGraw-Hill Education CIO: IT Career Tips For Beginners
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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David Wright, CIO of McGraw-Hill Education, shares his advice for new and recent graduates pursuing IT careers.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/30/2014
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Royal Caribbean Cruises CIO: IT Career Tips For Beginners
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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Bill Martin, CIO of Royal Caribbean Cruises, shares his advice for young people pursuing IT careers.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/30/2014
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3 Essentials For Supporting High Performing Employees
Anant Gupta, President & CEO, HCL Technologies
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There's no perfect model for building the perfect team, but all empowered employees need the following characteristics.
By Anant Gupta President & CEO, HCL Technologies, 10/30/2014
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Innovation 'Doesn't Just Happen'
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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Fidelity Labs VP Hadley Stern on the steps companies can take to light the innovation fire.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 10/30/2014
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ICD-10 Is Ready To Serve
Jonathan Elion, MD, FACC
Commentary
ICD-10's benefits can be defined in just a few simple phrases. It's time to get on board.
By Jonathan Elion MD, FACC, 10/30/2014
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8 Scariest Comments Your Boss Can Make
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
"You're fired" is scary, but obvious. These eight terrifying phrases could blindside you.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 10/30/2014
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Hyper-Convergence: The New Black
Howard Marks, Network Computing Blogger
Commentary
With the introduction of VMware's EVO:RAIL platform, hyper-converged appliances are all the rage. The fashionable IT architecture is also coming out in all-flash designs.
By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 10/30/2014
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Keep Calm & Verify: How To Spot A Fake Online Data Dump
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Determining whether a data dump on Pastebin or elsewhere online is legit can be time-consuming and resource-intensive. Deloitte & Touche offers tips for how to weed out the fake hacks.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/29/2014
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Microsoft Office For Mac Rumors Heat Up
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Leaks suggest that after a four-year wait, a new version of Microsoft Office for Macs is on its way. Until then, OneNote updates will have to do.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/29/2014
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Ad Clicks To Protest Online Tracking Surveillance?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
AdNauseam, an extension for the Firefox version of AdBlock Plus, clicks on blocked ads to throw bad data in path of online tracking.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/29/2014
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Health IT Leader DeSalvo Takes Dual HHS Roles
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Karen DeSalvo will remain active on health IT issues while leading efforts on Ebola and other public health threats at the Department of Health and Human Services.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/29/2014
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Infographic: The Many Faces of Today’s Hackers
John Trobough, CEO, Narus
Commentary
How many of these hacker personas are you dueling with in your organization?
By John Trobough CEO, Narus, 10/29/2014
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Facebook Launches New Open-Source OS Monitoring Tool
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Modular framework can be used to schedule and log SQL-based queries.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/29/2014
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Twitter, IBM Partner On Social Insight For Business
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Twitter data will be made available through IBM's cloud and enhanced with its analytics to support enterprise apps and business decisions.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/29/2014
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White House Says Unclassified Network Hit In Cyberattack
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Mitigation efforts have caused temporary outages and loss of connectivity for some staff, but no computers have been damaged, official says.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/29/2014
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Cloud & Mobile Tech Improve Emergency Systems
Todd Piett, Chief Product Officer, Rave Mobile Safety
Commentary
As public communication networks evolve, cloud and mobile technology are helping to make emergency response systems more efficient.
By Todd Piett Chief Product Officer, Rave Mobile Safety, 10/29/2014
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Verizon Wireless Embroiled In Tracking Controversy
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Verizon Wireless is in hot water with security and privacy advocates regarding unique identifier headers that function as what one EFF expert calls "perma-cookies."
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/29/2014
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